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How do you create real and believable new worlds for your reader? What kinds of details do you need to weave into your story? Whether you want to write fantasy or science fiction, you have to get the simplest details right, from characters’ names to the food they eat. In this fun, practical workshop, Polly will share hints and writing exercises which will help teen authors create vivid new worlds for their readers.

Recommended for older kids in 4th-12th grades.

Polly Holyoke is the author of The Neptune Trilogy, a series of three dystopian novels about genetically engineered teens who live in the sea and must combat the effects of climate change. The first in the series, The Neptune Project, was published in 2013 and was named a Bluebonnet book soon after.